Origin of SomersetOld English Sumersaete, contr. from Sumortunsæte, literally , the people of Somerton ( from sumor, summer + tun, town) + sæte, residents, plural of sæta, akin to sæti, seat
intransitive verbsom·er·set·ted, som·er·set·ting, som·er·sets, also sum·mer·set·ted or sum·mer·set·ting or sum·mer·sets
Origin of somersetAlteration of somersault
- Archaic spelling of somersault.